Preparing for Your Surgery - What to Bring to the Hospital
Please click a link below for the appropriate patient instruction
Patient Instruction Checklist
Preparing for your Surgery
and Tobacco Cessation
can't I have anything to eat or
drink after midnight the night
about my medications?General
information is listed below.
Your admission access nurse will
direct you on what medications
to take before your procedure.
if I feel ill before my
should I get ready?
should I bring with me?
The following documents, if applicable: Photo ID (such as a driver's license), insurance card(s), Medicare and/or Medicaid cards, a completed Living Will (if you have one).
Cases for eyeglasses, contact lenses or hearing aids. We recommend these type of items be left with your family member/companion during the procedure.
If you are staying overnight in the hospital - bring a small bag with personal items only (toothbrush, toothpaste, floss, comb or brush, shaving kit, other toiletries).
Cash or a credit card for your co-pays (depending on your insurance) and filling any post-surgical prescriptions. Note: The cost of prescriptions cannot be added to your bill.
someone come with me?
Port Huron Hospital
1221 Pine Grove Avenue
Port Huron, MI 48060